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Congress o Vienna

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The naitional boondaries within Europe are set bi the Congress o Vienna, 1815.

The Congress o Vienna wis a conference o ambassadors o European states chaired bi Austrick statesman Klemens Wenzel von Metternich, an held in Vienna frae September 1814 tae Juin 1815. The objective o the Congress wis to provide a lang-term peace plan for Europe bi settlin creetical issues arisin frae the French Revolutionary Wars an the Napoleonic Wars. The goal wis nae simply tae restore auld boundaries, but tae resize the main pouers so thay could balance ilk ither off an remain at peace.

Coordinates: 48°12′30″N 16°22′23″E / 48.20833°N 16.37306°E / 48.20833; 16.37306